Philippe
Dupont

Partner, Chairman

Philippe Dupont is a Founding Partner and Chairman of Arendt & Medernach.

He is a member of both the Bank Lending & Structured Finance and the Banking & Financial Services practices of Arendt & Medernach. He specialises in banking and finance with a focus on bank regulatory, lending, structured finance, securities settlement and litigation in finance matters.  

He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 1986 and is chairing the working group on credit activities at the level of the Haut Comité de la Place Financière (HCPF).

Philippe was a member of the Luxembourg delegation and of the drafting group of the Unidroit Convention on substantive rules for intermediated securities and of the Luxembourg Protocol to the Convention on international interests in mobile equipment on matters specific to railway rolling stock. He was also a member of various expert groups set up by the European Commission. 

He is a Conciliator and Arbitrator at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Philippe holds a Master's degree in law from the Université de Paris (France) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (U.K.).

Languages: English, French, German, Luxembourgish.

30/07/2020
Issuance of dematerialised securities using blockchain technology – New draft legislation published!

On 27 July 2020, the government has introduced a draft bill n°7637 in Parliament (the “Draft Bill”), which – if adopted – will modernise the law of 6 April 2013 on dematerialised securities, as amended (the “2013 Law”), in order to facilitate the use of distributed ledger techno...

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23/07/2020
Arendt Case Review #9 - July 2020 - Arendt Litigation Group

Information about recent decisions of the Luxembourg and/or European courts.
Egalement disponible en français ci-dessous.

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